Administrators of rural fire departments are a bit wary of the future, but they are exhaling after the Environmental Protection Agency restored a program allowing the transfer of surplus military equipment for firefighters and law enforcement after a short halt.
July and August are busy months at the Lyon County Courthouse. The County Commission has been listening to budget requests from various departments and organizations.
The Flint Hills Technical College Board of Trustees is meeting Monday afternoon.
The South Lyon County School Board is holding its next regular meeting Monday night.
A youngster was hospitalized Friday after a two-vehicle accident west of downtown Emporia.
Summertime is when hot vehicles can kill people, especially children, and this summer has already been bad for that across the country.
Light smoke at a downtown Emporia restaurant triggered a short run by firefighters Friday.
Talk about creating a "Black and Gold" district mixing Emporia State housing and downtown business development continues.